Featuring items from the Estate of Maurice John Jurkiewicz, Norcross, Georgia; along with several other fine North Carolina estates and collections, including a Gentleman’s watch collection. Offerings include silver, estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, clocks, decorative accessories, pottery, and more! No reserves! Absentee and phone bidding are available!
Sale: Saturday, October 29, 2011, 1:00 P.M.
Previews: Friday, October 28, 10am - 5pm; Saturday, October 29, 10am - 1pm.
Location: Auction Gallery, 620 Cornerstone Court, Hillsborough
Directions: I-85 exit 165, towards downtown Hillsborough, left on Cornerstone Court
Assorted: Bronze sculpture by Lucille Orzack (Am., 20th c.), titled "Emerging Form;" Stoneware bottle vase signed "Shao Fang 72" (The potter was likely Madame Shao Fang Sheng (1918 - 2009), a talented Chinese immigrant who settled in Parkersburg, WV and studied with Frank Lloyd Wright); Pair of French Neo-classical bronze ewers, 19th century; Waterford; Several crystal decanters; Royal Doulton "Fire Glow" breakfast set; 19th century three piece mantel lustres with bear and beehive design; Limoges "Paul Pastaud" coffee service; German porcelain demitasse cup and saucer (possibly Samson); Berlin porcelain lidded creamer; Baccarat jam jar with ladle and cover; (6) Steuben bud vases; (18) Copeland dessert plates; Lenox "Tuxedo" dinner service; Lenox "Noblesse" accent plates; Vintage Minolta camera; McCoy; Vintage Polaroid SX-70; Bakelite handled flatware; Heisey; Vintage Schlitz advertising globe; Adam's Calyxware bowl; 19th century Chinese blue and white footed bowl; 19th century Chinese porcelain bowl with floral decoration; Set of (4) Dansk bistro plates; Lenox "Rhodora" dinner service; 19th century English mahogany lap desk; Chinese "Blue Canton" reproduction dinner service; Pair of 19th century Japanese Imari demitasse cup and saucers; Schott crystal stemware; Chinese "Rose Medallion" dinnerware; Cloisonné vase; Ironstone wash set; late 19th century Japanese porcelain charger with warriors in a landscape; French copperware; Antique leather bound books; English "Blue Willow" cups & saucers; 1750 Bible with family history and leather binding; Arabia (Finland) blue and white cups and saucers; Pair of Chinese "Cabbage Leaf" cups and saucers; Cambridgeware; Hutschenreuther (German) sterling silver overlay cobalt cups and saucers; Victorian beaded objects - bags, pillows, pincushions, asst.; Royal Vienna Art Nouveau mantel vase; (3) Folders of bicentennial covers; Antique leather bound bible, 19th century; Vintage elegant glassware; Wedgwood; WMF claret jug and matching biscuit box; Fostoria; Several pairs of 19th and 20th century andirons; Sterling sugar bowls and creamers; Ecuadorian .900 silver wine taster, circa 1934; French silverplate wine taster; (2) Sterling silver porringers; Stieff "Rose" repousse compote; Limoges; Victorian silverplated coffee service; Vintage Minnie Mouse cast iron bank; Vintage carved wood bar accessories; Nippon; Wedgwood Williamsburg china; Pair of Bookends with silver mounts; Candlewick; Large grouping of fancy silverplate hollowware - including breakfast servers, water pitchers, and more; Lenox; Wheeling gilt embossed china set; Cut glass; Noritake "Prima Donna" china; Fostoria "Buttercup;" Oxford Filigree; English oak biscuit jar; Georg Jensen elephant form bottle opener; English "Christmas Tree" plates; Burlslem blue and white turkey plates; Syd Oakley crystalline glazed vases; 19th century NC alkaline glazed two handled jar; Charles Lisk tall ring handled floor vase; (2) 19th century NC salt glaze jugs; (2) Stoneware jugs; Large brass eagle; Art glass centerbowl with ruffled rim; Early 20th century fishing rods - including a fly rod; (2) Early violins with cases; Ceremonial US Marines dress sword; Fine burlwood carved bowl; Wattware bowl; Cherokee pottery vase signed "Sara Ayers;" Brass candlesticks; (2) Fuller NC face jugs (Apex potter); NC bottle vase by AR Cole; Bronze "Whistling Boy" sculpture; Studio art pottery modern vase; Stangl; (2) German steins; Marquise by Waterford stemware and bowls; Pair of Cambridge triple-arm candelabra; Vintage lead crystal teardrop form decanter with custom base; circa 1900 Epergne centerpiece with two tall glass vases; 20th century Bronze Japanese Geisha; Large early swirl marble; (5) Chengni stone teapots with boxes; Cinnabar vase; Pair of Chinese 20th century elephants; Carved olive wood nativity set; Capodimonte; Wedgwood "Bullfinch" dinnerware; Pair of Roman composition busts; Vintage wool cape by Olga Fisch; and much more!!!
Furniture: French Art Nouveau sideboard, two-part form with carved berry motif and mirrored back; French Provincial walnut armoire, circa 1800; circa 1915 Oak Arts & Crafts desk / library table; late 19th century Liberty & Co. daybed in the Jacobean Revival style with beautiful bold turnings, Spanish feet, caned back & seat, with ivory label; 18th century Lolling chair (with one replaced leg); Set of (10) American mid-19th century paint decorated dining chairs with later rush seats; Set of (3) Mid-Atlantic 19th century (circa 1825) fancy chairs with cornucopia shaped and stenciled backs; Victorian walnut secretary bookcase; Korean matching tall and low chests; Korean chest with red field and dragon decoration; (2) English George III mahogany chairs; William IV two-part mahogany linen press; Set of (4) Stickley cherrywood dining chairs, 20th century Windsor style; Hepplewhite style cherrywood drop leaf dining table; circa 1840 Sheraton tiger maple one drawer stand; Pair of Hepplewhite chairs - one arm and one side, each with a rush slip seat; Victorian Renaissance Revival pier mirror; American Victorian Renaissance Revival dining table; Pair of Renaissance Revival side chairs; English Victorian lacquered and mother-of-pearl inlaid lady's hall chair; Upholstered high back settee with silk upholstery; Contemporary burlwood and beveled glass coffee table; Chippendale style Ribbon back side chair; French inlaid marble top small commode; Chippendale style camelback sofa; Mahogany center vitrine with beveled glass sides and tray top; Pair of Chippendale style wingchairs with Chinese fretwork leg; (3) Windsor style bar stools; 1940s Mahogany tables in the Federal style; Mid-Century Modern lighted lady's vanity with lighted interior; Kai Kristiansen Danish Modern Tambour Cabinet; Knoll style leather chair with chrome frame; Pair of Blonde wood & chrome mid-century modern side tables; Mid-century modern laminated chair; American Victorian writing table; Chinese four panel lacquered floor screen; circa 1910 Brass bird cage stand; English walnut coal scuttle; 19th century Continental fire screen with needlepoint; Japanese table screen with cranes; and much more!!!
Estate Rugs: Room size hand-tied Heriz rug; Hand-tied runner rug (approximately 24 ft.); French needlepoint area rug; circa 1900 Persian hand-tied Caucasian area rug; (4) Hand-tied area rugs; Karastan style room size carpet; and others.
Fine Art & Mirrors: Japanese woodblock by Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950), "Kyoto at Night;" Collection of abstract oil on canvas paintings, vintage; Parisian street scene print, artist signed and number, in fine frame with linen matte; Victorian doilies framed; OOC Continental street scene signed "Fay Thomason 1966;" 1932 USS Pillsbury needlework on silk with American flags and eagle; OOC autumn landscape with cottage and chickens, signed "A. Labera;" Artist signed & numbered large print; 1860 map of North Carolina and Virginia by Augustus Mitchell; Mixed media signed "Claudia" of a mother and child; circa 1900 Pastel of a sailboat; (2) WC of sea bathers, artist signed; (2) early Japanese woodblock of a warrior; Sally Fisher artist signed and number print; OOC landscape with mountain lake, circa 1900; (3) "Timeless Tales" cartoon cells; (2) Currier & Ives prints; OOC Rockport / Gloucester harbor scene signed "McNabb;" OOC deep sea fishing by Oswaldo Moncayo (Ecuador, 1923-1984); OOB autumn landscape, unsigned; (2) Original etchings by Felicia Tamayo; OOC signed "Grace Manners," floral still life; Acrylic on canvas artist signed and dated 1993, southwestern blanket; OOB of a nude bather, signed "Helen Lunsford;" (2) Ship prints; French lithograph of a sunset, artist signed & numbered; Asian gouaches; Indian miniature painting with brocade surround; (3) Vanity Fair "Spy" prints, circa 1902; (2) Honore Daumier prints; and more!!!
A Gentleman's Watch Collection:
W1. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Seiko Kinetic 100m" on dial face, with date aperature and steel bracelet band. Case back marked "Seiko 280163 / water resistant 10 bar stainless steel / movement Japan 5m - 62 - OD30 A4."
Dial Face 1 in.; Band (closed) 8.5 in. Currently running.
W2. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Swiss Legend / Diamonds / Swiss Automatic / Swiss Mov't " on dial face, with date aperature and with rose gold tone bracelet band. Case back with skeleton movement, marked "Swiss Legend / Swiss Automatic Jewels."
Dial Face 1.75 in.; Band (closed) 8 in. Currently running.
W3. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Invicta" on camouflage dial face, with date aperature and polyurethane strap band. Case marked "Invicta / Model 1095 / all stainless steel / flame fusion crystal / WR 200 MT / 660 ft."
Dial Face 2 in.; Band length - 9.5 in. Currently running.
W4. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Invicta Reserve / Limited Anniversary Collection" on dial face, with gold tone bezel frame and black polyurethane strap band. Case back marked "Reserve Collection / Model 6478 / Swiss Made wir 200 mt / cons no 112803 - 095699."
Dial Face 2 in.; Band length 10 in. Currently running.
W5. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Invicta Reserve Chronograph / W/R 1000 mt / Swiss made" on dial face, with polyurethane strap band. Case back marked "Model 1219 / Cons 112803 - 272358."
Dial Face 2 in.; Band length 10.5 in. Currently running.
W6. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Le Vian / Swiss" on silvered dial with Roman numerals, with subdial for second time zone, with a grained leather band. Case back marked "Le Vian / Swiss Made / Limited Edition / 56/500 / LV 23SSSV."
Dial Face 1.75 x 1.5 in.; Band length - 9 in. Currently running.
W7. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Staur / Automatic / 3ATm water resistant" on dial face, with grained leather band. With skeleton back marked " Movt. 20319 / water resistant / metal case China."
Dial Face 1.5 in. Band length 9.75 in. Currently running.
W8. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Stührling Original" on invisible face, with grained leather band. Case back marked "Water Resistant / 50 meters / 20 jewels / Stührling / Krysternan / automatic / Cal. St. 90089.
Dial Face 1.5 in.; Band length 9 in. Currently running.
W9. A Gentleman's Watch - bearing mark "Swiss Legend / Tachymeter / Swiss Mov't" on dial face, with stainless steel bracelet band. Case back marked "Swiss Legend / Tungsten / Water Resistant 10ATM / 330 ft / Sapphire crystal lens."
Dial Face 1.5 in.; Band (closed) 9 in. Currently running.
W10. A Gentleman's Wristwatch - bearing mark "Invicta / Automatic / Professional 660 ft - 200m /water resistant" on dial face, with stainless steel bracelet band. Skeleton case back marked "Stainless steel and genuine diamonds by Invicta / model 4847."
Dial Face 1.5 in.; Band (closed) 9 in. Currently running.
Note: Watches running at time of listing are not guaranteed. There is no implied guarantee or representation of originality of works or movements.
No Reserves. All sales subject to the terms & conditions of sale. Cash, check, Visa, MC, AX, and Discover. 13% buyer's premium. 3% discount for cash/check. 6.75% NC tax. NCFL#7452
Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
620 Cornerstone Court
Hillsborough, North Carolina
About Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. specializes in consigning and auctioning estates and collections of various assets including but not limited to: furniture, fine wine, collectible cars, military paraphernalia, silver, fine art, pottery, porcelain, jewelry, and coins. Our fine offerings represent various styles, cultures, and histories.